Difference between revisions of "Book Bugs Book Group/Fall 2008"

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*[http://166.61.234.92/search/t?the+westing+game'''The Westing Game'''] by Ellen Raskin (met September 6)
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?the+westing+game'''The Westing Game'''] by Ellen Raskin (met September 6)
  
This is a great book! An odd assortment of characters are forced to get to know one another when a mysterious millionaire dies, leaving his money to the one who can solve his murder. Turtle, the unlikely heroine of the novel, is fantastic and it is interesting to see the changes in each of the characters.
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Book Bug Consensus: The Book Bugs liked this book. It was the first Book Bugs meeting and this book gave them plenty to discuss.
  
*[http://166.61.234.92/search/t?charlie+and+the+chocolate+factory'''Charlie and the Chocolate Factory'''] by Roald Dahl (met September 27)
 
  
Sweet, soft-spoken Charlie wants desperately to tour Willy Wonka's chocolate factory. He gets his wish when he finds a golden ticket! What will happen at the chocolate factory
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?charlie+and+the+chocolate+factory'''Charlie and the Chocolate Factory'''] by Roald Dahl (met September 27)
  
*[http://166.61.234.92/search/t?millicent+min+girl+genius'''Millicent Min, Girl Genius'''] by Lisa Yee (met October 18)
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Book Bug Consensus: This pulled in some new Book Bugs, as fans of the book and movie signed up. The Book Bugs got to make their own candy and this was definitely a hit.
  
Millicent Min has never had a real friend. People either use her or want nothing to do with her when they find out that she is a certified genius. This summer could be different. Her mother has made her join the volleyball team and a new girl named Emily seems genuinely interested in being Millicent's friend. Will this remain true when she learns Millicent is a genius? Told in journal entries in the voice of Millicent, this is a highly entertaining read.
 
  
*[http://166.61.234.92/search/t?bud+not+buddy'''Bud, Not Buddy'''] by Christopher Paul Curtis (met November 8)
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?millicent+min+girl+genius'''Millicent Min, Girl Genius'''] by Lisa Yee (met October 18)
  
Set in Michigan during the Great Depression, young Bud is a likable character with his share of difficulties. After escaping his awful foster family, Bud decides to search for the man he believes is his real father and hopefully find a home.  
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Book Bug Consensus: This was surprisingly popular. Most Book Bugs enjoyed Millicent as a main character.
  
*[http://166.61.234.92/search/t?everything+on+a+waffle'''Everything on a Waffle'''] by Polly Horvath (met November 29)
 
  
Primrose's parents have been lost at sea and Primrose is the only person in town who seems to think that they will return. Follow her on her adventures as she learns about life in unexpected ways. Recipes are included throughout the book.
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?bud+not+buddy'''Bud, Not Buddy'''] by Christopher Paul Curtis (met November 8)
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Book Bug Consensus: This was a great book and sparked discussion. The Book Bugs got to make their own versions of a suitcase for their craft and that was a lot of fun.
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?everything+on+a+waffle'''Everything on a Waffle'''] by Polly Horvath (met November 29)
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Book Bug Consensus: The Book Bugs enjoyed this book and thought that the recipes were an added bonus.
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Some Bugs even tried the recipes.

Latest revision as of 14:04, 27 June 2009

Book Bug Consensus: The Book Bugs liked this book. It was the first Book Bugs meeting and this book gave them plenty to discuss.


Book Bug Consensus: This pulled in some new Book Bugs, as fans of the book and movie signed up. The Book Bugs got to make their own candy and this was definitely a hit.


Book Bug Consensus: This was surprisingly popular. Most Book Bugs enjoyed Millicent as a main character.


Book Bug Consensus: This was a great book and sparked discussion. The Book Bugs got to make their own versions of a suitcase for their craft and that was a lot of fun.


Book Bug Consensus: The Book Bugs enjoyed this book and thought that the recipes were an added bonus. Some Bugs even tried the recipes.